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Thu 3/26/2020 10:11 AMTroop A Announces Promotions


Captain Scott A. Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, Lee’s Summit, announces promotions effective April 1, 2020.
Mon 3/23/2020 07:47 PMMSHP Suspends All Written And Driver Road Testing Statewide


Colonel Eric T. Olson, Superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol announces that the Patrol is immediately suspending all written and skills-based driver road testing at all locations through April 6, 2020.
Fri 3/20/2020 09:22 AMJasper, Missouri, Man Arrested For Promoting Child Pornography


David K. Winton, 57, of Jasper, Missouri, was arrested on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, for promoting child pornography.
Thu 3/19/2020 01:29 PMTroop I Announces Some Driver License Testing Locations Closed Temporarily


Captain Eddie A. Blaylock, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that some remote driver examination locations in Troop I will be temporarily closed.
Wed 3/18/2020 03:22 PMTroop B Begins Escorting Over-Dimension Loads


Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, would like to inform the public Troop B will begin escorting numerous over-dimension loads beginning on Friday, March 21, 2020.
Tue 3/17/2020 09:23 AMMSHP Suspends Driver Road Testing Statewide


Colonel Eric T. Olson, Superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol announces beginning immediately today, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is suspending driver road testing at all locations.
Mon 3/16/2020 04:56 PMPatrol Requests Public’s Cooperation on Driver Examinations


Colonel Eric T. Olson, Superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, requests that members of the public refrain from taking a written or skills-based driver examination if...
Fri 3/6/2020 02:05 PMAdair County Search Warrant Leads to Drug Arrest


At approximately 9:45 a.m., on March 4, 2020, the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control executed a search warrant on a residence located at 1308 South Sheridan Street, Apartment B, Kirksville, Missouri.
Thu 2/27/2020 05:11 PMPoplar Bluff Man And Woman Arrested For Sexual Trafficking Of A Child


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the following arrests: Brandon M. Hopper, 39, and Amber M. Longhibler, 28, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, were arrested on Thursday, February 26, 2020, for sexual trafficking of a child and promotion and possession of child pornography.
Thu 2/27/2020 09:19 AMMSHP Requests Assistance With Sexual Assault Investigation


Following the recent arrest of a Kansas couple, the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control is seeking further information for an ongoing sexual assault investigation in the Lake of the Ozarks area.
Tue 2/25/2020 04:40 PMDoniphan, Missouri, Woman Arrested For Possession of Child Pornography


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Rosemary H. Straughn, 29, of Doniphan, Missouri, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, for possession of child pornography.
Fri 2/21/2020 09:50 AMLt. Clark N. Stratton Promoted To Captain, Named Commanding Officer Of Troop H, St. Joseph, MO


Effective March 1, 2020, Lieutenant Clark N. Stratton, Troop A, is being promoted to the rank of captain and designated commanding officer of Troop H, St. Joseph, MO.
Tue 2/18/2020 11:11 AMCaptain James E. McDonald Retires After 28 Years Of Dedicated Service


Captain James E. McDonald, commanding officer of Troop H, St. Joseph, MO, will retire after 28 years of dedicated service to the citizens of Missouri effective March 1, 2020.
Thu 2/13/2020 04:44 PMBuffalo, Missouri, Man Arrested For Promoting Child Pornography


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control announces the arrest of Eddie J. Feck, 53, of Buffalo, Missouri, on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, for promoting child pornography and failure to register as a sex offender.
Thu 2/6/2020 12:45 PMTroop G Seeking Students To Participate In Student Alliance Program



Captain Bruce D. Fiske, commanding officer of Troop G, Willow Springs, is pleased to announce Troop G will be conducting a two-day Student Alliance Program.
Mon 2/3/2020 03:33 PMOfficer-Involved Shooting In Johnson County


At 1:26 p.m. on February 3, 2020, a police officer with the Lone Jack (Missouri) Police Department was pursuing a vehicle traveling eastbound on U.S. Highway 50.
Thu 1/30/2020 09:50 AMMissouri Experiences Significant Traffic Death Reduction In 2019


Preliminary statistics indicate Missouri experienced a 4.9 percent decrease in traffic crash fatalities compared to the previous year.
Tue 1/28/2020 08:07 AMMSHP Aircraft Use Map Overlay Technology To Track Pursuit Suspects Successfully


MSHP aircraft use map overlay technology to track pursuit suspects successfully.
Mon 1/27/2020 12:44 PMDriver Examination Stations Closed Statewide On February 12 & February 17, 2020


Driver examination stations statewide will close on February 12 and February 17, 2020 in observance of holidays.
Fri 1/24/2020 03:32 PMCitizen Sees AMBER Alert & Helps Locate Missing Child. Public, Media Encouraged To Enroll In Upgraded Program.


Members of the public and media are encouraged to subscribe to upgraded AMBER Alert program.
Fri 1/17/2020 11:55 AMBenjamin Renick Homicide Investigation Results In Two Arrests


The Missouri State Highway Patrol and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office announces the arrests of two people in connection with the 2017 murder of Benjamin “Ben” Renick, 29, of New Florence, Missouri.
Tue 1/14/2020 03:20 PM Missouri State Highway Patrol Provides Requirements For Trooper Position; Seeking Applicants For 110th Recruit Class


The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premier law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers.
Mon 1/13/2020 02:04 PMOfficer-Involved Shooting In Jasper County


At 11:30 p.m. on January 12, 2019, officers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Newton County Sheriff’s Department, and Jasper County Sheriff’s Department stopped a suspected intoxicated driver in a parking lot near Airport Drive in Carthage, Missouri.
Tue 1/7/2020 11:02 AMMissouri State Highway Patrol Invites Media To Attend Outdoor Firing Range Groundbreaking Ceremony


The Missouri State Highway Patrol invites members of the media to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for its outdoor firing range from 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
Mon 1/6/2020 09:45 AMDriver Examination Stations Closed Statewide On January 20, 2020


Driver examination stations throughout the state will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
Fri 1/3/2020 03:33 PM Fulton Police Department Officer-Involved Shooting


The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control is investigating a Fulton Police Department officer-involved shooting.
Fri 1/3/2020 03:32 PM New Trooper Assigned To Troop B


Trooper Zachary S. Horrell, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, has been assigned to Troop B, Zone 6, serving the citizens of Clark and Scotland counties.
Thu 1/2/2020 09:13 AMMissouri State Highway Patrol Reports Zero Traffic Fatalities, Zero Boating Fatalities, and Zero Drownings During New Year’s Counting Period


The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that no one died in a traffic crash during the 30-hour 2020 New Year’s holiday counting period.
Thu 12/26/2019 09:52 AMNew Troopers Assigned To Troop F



Captain Corey J. Schoeneberg, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, is pleased to announce the assignment of two new troopers to Troop F.
Thu 12/26/2019 09:48 AM Nine New Troopers Assigned To Troop A


Captain Scott A. Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, Lee’s Summit, is pleased to announce the assignment of nine new troopers to Troop A.